Saturday, August 31, 2013

Forest Fire - Fortune Teller Video!

New album Screens out 02/09/2013 on Forest Fire!

Tony Molina - Breakin' Up

From the limited edition Matador 7" subscription only single series "Singles Going Home Alone".

Friday, August 30, 2013

Anna Calvi - Eliza Video!

One Breath out Oct 7 on Domino!

Still Corners - Fireflies Video!

Strange Pleasures out now on Sub Pop.

Los Campesinos! - What Death Leaves Behind - Free Track Download!

New ablum No Blues out October 29 via Wichita/Turnstile/Heart Swells.

Karen O - The Moon Song

I really love Karen O's compositions for film, way more than I like the Yeah Yeah Yeahs. This track appears in her husband Spike Jonze's upcoming film Her.

Dinowalrus – Grounded Video!

Yesterday, Stereogum premiered this great video from Dinowalrus! "Grounded” will appear on the band’s upcoming album, due out Summer 2014.

Believer/Law - War Story

Matters Of Life And Death out October 29th on Chondritic Sound.

Thursday, August 29, 2013

La Blogotheque Presents: Phoenix - Entertainment | A Take Away Show

Phoenix sings their song "Entertainment" for La Blogotheque's Take Away Shows.

Zola Jesus - Fall Back Video!

New album Versions is out now on Sacred Bones. Video courtesy of NPR!

copeland - Fit

New track by copeland, formerly known as Inga Copeland!

The Band in Heaven - Farewell Summer

Closing track off Caught in a Summer Swell out Sept 17!

Throwing Muses - Sleepwalking 1

Good to see Throwing Muses back after a long absence. Purgatory / Paradise out this fall as an art book and album. The book is in stores October 28, with the full release out November 11 via It Books (U.S.) and Friday Project (UK).

Howe Gelb - Blue Marble Girl - Free Track Download!

Off Little Sand Box, a box-set featuring all six commercially released solo albums by Giant Sand frontman Howe Gelb. Due out Dec 9th on Fire Records.

Wednesday, August 28, 2013

Cate Le Bon - I Think I Knew (feat. Perfume Genius)

Mug Museum is out 11/12 on Turnstile.

Your Fuzzy Friends - Some Of My Best Friends Are Gay Unicorns EP - Free Download!!

Slightly insane North Carolina new wave mirth makers Your Fuzzy Friends have posted a Free EP for download! Check it out!

Sebadoh - State of Mine

Defend Yourself due out September 17, 2013 on Joyful Noise Recordings.

Professor Johan Bring - Universum

Honestly, I am not exactly sure what this is, but it's Swedish and makes me happy. Professor Johan Bring.

The Beets - Silver Nickels And Golden Dimes

The Beets' new 7" is out Oct 17 on Hardly Art.

Mammoth Life - Mammoth Life LP

Take a minute to listen to some tracks off San Francisco band Mammoth Life's self-titled LP!

Lanterns On The Lake - Until The Colours Run Video!

Charming video from Lanterns on the Lake. Until The Colours Run LP due out Jan 14, 2014 on PIAS / Bella Union.

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Monday, August 26, 2013

!!! – Californiyeah Video!

Thr!!!er is out now on Warp! Video courtesy of Rolling Stone.

Far-Out Fangtooth - Mother Nature Fetish

Far-Out Fangtooth's debut album Borrowed Time is out October 29, 2013 on Siltbreeze.

Kids on the Run – Lies Beyond

Found this Kids on the Run track on the fantastic Swedish blog Meadow Music!

Friday, August 23, 2013

GRMLN - Do You Know How It Feels? Video!

"Do You Know How it Feels?" is the second single off GRMLN's debut full-length Empire out now on Carpark Records.

TRAAMS - Flowers Video!

From the debut album Grin out September 16th on Fat Cat.

Body / Head - Actress

Body/Head is Kim Gordon and Bill Nace. From the album Coming Apart, out September 10 on Matador!

POOR REMY - Wrecking Ball - Free Track Download

Off their second EP, Bitters.

ARMS - Earthquake Weather

Taken from ARMS' aptly named "EP2" out September, 2013 on 12" vinyl + digital. Released on Paper Garden Records.

Sunwolf - Push It

Angel Eyes EP out October 8 via El Rey Records.

TV Ghost - Siren

Off the upcoming album Disconnect out September 3 via In The Red Records.

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Nude Beach - Free LP Download!

Really terrific free LP from Nude Beach! Not sure why you can't download the first track, but all the other tracks are totally downloadable for free!

The Dismemberment Plan - Invisible

Uncanney Valley is out 10/15 on Partisan.

Califone - Frosted Tips

Stitches out September 3rd, 2013 on Dead Oceans.

Jonathan Rado (Foxygen) - Seven Horses

Law and Order out Sept. 3 on Woodsist!

School of Night - Lying

Darby Cicci, multi-instrumentalist and producer of critically acclaimed band The Antlers, is set for the debut of his solo project School of Night. School Of Night is out 10/15 on Minus Green.

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Jacuzzi Boys - Be My Prism - Free Track Download

2nd single from Miami rockers Jacuzzi Boys' self-titled third LP, out September 10th, 2013 on Hardly Art.

PAPA - Young Rut Video!

Debut full-length Tender Madness out October 8 on Loma Vista.

STRFKR - While I'm Alive Video!

From the album Miracle Mile out now on Polyvinyl.

Viva Indie Rock Podcast #69

Track List:

THE TRANQ - Dissident - Free Track Download!

The Tranq's debut album Loss Is For The Masses on September 18th.

Gambles - So I Cry Out

Trust LP out Oct. 1st on GMBLS.

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Thao & the Get Down Stay Down - Kindness Be Conceived

Amazing performance of "Kindness by Conceived." New album We The Common out now on Ribbon Music!

YOUNG GALAXY - Crying My Heart Out

Ultramarine [Deluxe Edition] due out September 24th, 2013 on Paper Bag Records.

Forest Fire - Alone With The Wires

From the album Screens. Out Sept 2nd UK, Sept 10 US on Fat Cat Records.

Night Beds - Ramona Video!

New album Country Sleep out now on Dead Oceans.

HSY - Milk Chug Video!

Debut EP out Sept 17 via Buzz Records.

Monday, August 19, 2013

Superchunk - Me & You & Jackie Mittoo Video!

From the album I Hate Music out August 20, 2013 on Merge Records.

No Age - An Impression Video!

New album An Object out 8/20 on Sub Pop.

Spiritualized - I Am What I Am Video!

Sweet Heart Sweet Light is out now on Fat Possum. Video courtesy of Dazed Digital.

Akron/Family - Sand Talk Video!

Sub Verses out now on Dead Oceans.

Friday, August 16, 2013

Parquet Courts - You've Got Me Wonderin' Now

Tally All The Things That You Broke EP out 10/8/13 on What's Your Rupture?

Kim Deal - Are You Mine Video?

Alligator Indian - PUF//FIN - Free Track Download

More Songs About Animals and TV EP out 09.17.13 on Bleeding Gold Records.

Boogarins - Erre

As Plantas Que Curam out October 1 on Other Music.

Dead Gaze - Rowdy Jungle

From the album Brain Holiday out US 10/22 UK 10/21 on Fat Cat!

Joanna Gruesome - Sugarcrush

Weird Sister out Sept 10, 2013 on Slumberland.

YACHT - Party at the NSA

YACHT is donating 100% of the sales of their new song, "Party at the NSA" to fight against the unwarranted surveillance and wiretapping of U.S. citizens by the NSA. Download the song directly from for a pay-what-you-want donation and YACHT will give 100% of the money to the Electronic Frontier Foundation, a nonprofit leading the fight against the NSA's illegal mass surveillance program.

Thursday, August 15, 2013

King Tuff - Sun Medallion Video!

Rolling Stone got the premiere of this fun video yesterday.

Starred - LA Drugs Video!

Prison To Prison is available now on Pendu Sound.

Lime Cordiale - Bullshit Aside Video!

Charming track from Australia's Lime Cordiale! Look for a new EP from them soon!

Ra Ra Riot - Binary Mind Video!

Off recent album Beta Love. Look for Ra Ra Riot on their extensive tour this Fall.

Vex Ruffin - No Escape EP - Free Download!

In Nov, Vex Ruffin will release a full-length album on Stones Throw. For now, enjoy this 5 track completely free EP!

Yuck - Middle Sea

Yuck's new album Glow & Behold is due out Oct. 1, 2013 on Fat Possum.

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Terry Malts - Walking Without You

Nobody Realizes This Is Nowhere out September 9/10, 2013 on Slumberland.

Crystal Stilts - Future Folklore

From Nature Noir available September 17th on Sacred Bones Records.

Alpine: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert

Look for Alpine touring with Empire of the Sun in September. Their debut album A Is For Alpine out now!

Birds With Thumbs - Clarence - Free Track Download

Fun track from Australia's Birds With Thumbs. First single release from the upcoming EP Cats and Other Dangerous Animals due out early September.

Active Child - She Cut Me

New ablum Rapor coming soon.

Youth Lagoon - Raspberry Cane Video!

Wondrous Bughouse is out now.

Monday, August 12, 2013

Marnie Stern - This Was It - Free Track Download!

Download Marnie Stern's contribution to the Adult Swim Singles Collection "This Was It."

Stream His Electro Blue Voice - Ruthless Sperm Album!

Out 8/20 on Sub Pop!

Weaves - Motorcycle Video

Motorcycle single out now on Buzz Records.

Wax Idols - Scent Of Love Video!

Discipline & Desire out now on Slumberland.

Los Porcos - Sunshine

WU LYF drummer JoeManning, bassist Tom McClung, and guitarist Evans Kati have a new band - Los Porcos!

Stream No Age's New Album "An Object"

Out August 20th on Sub Pop Records.

Saturday, August 10, 2013

Replicas - Everything Forever

North Carolina's Replicas just self released a terrific 5 track EP on Bandcamp called Everything Forever. Take a listen!

Bleached - Searching Through The Past Video!

Ride Your Heart out now on Dead Oceans. Look for Bleached on tour starting next week!

Friday, August 9, 2013

Stars - Wishful

500 limited edition vinyl 7”s featuring 'Wishful' and 'The Light' will be available for pre-order Sept 1st and digitally Sept 10th.

The Stargazer Lilies - Endless Days

The Stargazer Lilies We Are the Dreamers out 9/10/13 on Graveface.

Destruction Unit - Bumpy Road

New album Deep Trip out 8/20 on Sacred Bones.

Bailterspace - Films of You

Bailterspace will release Trinine October 1, via Fire Records!

Phosphorescent - Ride On / Right On Video!

Phosphorescent's album Muchacho out now on Dead Oceans.

Francis Lung - Age Limits

Francis Lung is the moniker of Manchester resident and former bassist of the enigmatic WU LYF, Tom McClung. "Age Limits" is just the first taste of the forthcoming debut from Francis Lung entitled Faeher's Son which is currently still in the works.

Thursday, August 8, 2013

Black Hearted Brother - (I Don't Mean To) Wonder

Stars Are Our Home out Oct 21/22 on Slumberland Records.

Julianna Barwick - One Half Video!

New album Nepenthe is out 8/20 on Dead Oceans.

Polvo - Total Immersion

From the album Siberia, out October 1, 2013 on Merge Records.

Kishi Bashi - Philosophize In It! Chemicalize With It!

Slated for release on September 10, Philosophize In It! Chemicalize With It! is a limited edition 7" record containing two brand new tracks. Out on Joyful Noise label!

The Julie Ruin - Ha Ha Ha

The second track off RUN FAST, the debut album of Kathleen Hanna's The Julie Ruin coming September 3, 2013 via TJR Records!

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Yo La Tengo - Is That Enough Video!

Yo La Tengo album Fade available now on Matador.

Elf Power - A Grey Cloth Covering My Face

Sunlight On The Moon sees release on October 1, 2013 as a joint release on Darla Records / Orange Twin Records. Stream the new track "A Grey Cloth Covering My Face" at NPR!

King Krule - Easy Easy Video!

6 Feet Beneath The Moon out on True Panther/XL Recordings Aug 24th.

DIANE COFFEE - Hymn - Free Track Download!

Check out the opening track from Foxygen drummer Shaun Fleming's debut as Diane Coffee. Debut LP My Friend Fish out this Fall on Western Vinyl October 29th!

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Medicine - It's Not Enough Video!

To The Happy Few is out now on Captured Tracks.

Sigur Ros - #Stormur Video Project

Sigur Ros has come up with another wonderful interactive video project. In their words:

"this interactive music video brings to life our new song stomur, which translates from Icelandic as powerful gale, a force able to disrupt and alter all that comes in its path.

we're setting out to create an ever changing and always altering live music video, powered by all of your instagram video responses to this new song.

to be part of our film, simply record your instagram interpretation of the track and tag your film with #stormur."

Click below to watch the evolving video!

HSY - Milk Chug

Self-titled debut EP out Sept 17 on Buzz Records.

ISLANDS - Becoming the Gunship

New album Ski Mask out 9.17.13.

Au Revoir Simone - Somebody Who Video!

New album Move In Spectrums out Sept. 23 (EU) / Sept. 24 (US) on Moshi Moshi in EU and Instant Records in US.

M83 - Claudia Lewis Video!

From Hurry Up, We're Dreaming!

The Head and the Heart - Shake

From the upcoming album Let's Be Still out Oct 15th on Sub Pop.

BAMBARA - Hawk Bones

New album DREAMVIOLENCE out August 27, 2013 on Arrowhawk.

Monday, August 5, 2013

JD Samson & MEN - All The Way Thru

"All The Way Thru" is JD Samson & MEN's debut single from their new record, Labor. The track is a collaboration with French producer, Yuksek.JD Samson was in Le Tigre!

Animal Collective - Monkey Riches Video!

Centipede Hz is out now on Domino.

Lord Huron - She Lit A Fire

"She Lit A Fire" will be released as a single on 23rd September. The track is taken from Lord Huron's debut album Lonesome Dreams.

Making Marks - Barcodes Video!

Off the Barcodes 7" from Fika Recordings!

Saturday, August 3, 2013

King Khan & the Shrines - Darkness Video!

This video is really incredible. New album Idle No More, out September 3, 2013 on Merge Records.

Friday, August 2, 2013

Generationals - Say When Video!

New album Heza out now on Polyvinyl!

The Sufis - No Expression Video!

Album Inventions out on Ample Play & Burger Records August 5th, 2013.

Frankie Rose - Sorrow

Taken from the album, Herein Wild, released on Fat Possum Records Sept. 24.

Thursday, August 1, 2013

The Blow - Make It Up

The Blow LP out Oct 1 on Kanine.

Daughter - Youth Video!

Daughter's debut album 'If You Leave', out now on 4AD.

Fol Chen - The False Alarms Video!

The False Alarms is out now on Asthmatic Kitty.

Villagers - Earthly Pleasure Video!

"Earthly Pleasure" will be available digitally on 26th August 2013 on Domino Records.

Alpaca Sports - He Doesn't Even Like You Video!

Off their already sold out limited edition 7"!

Ariel Pink featuring Jorge Elbrecht - Hang On to Life Video!

From the 7" "Hang On to Life" b/w "No Real Friend" on Mexican Summer.